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Marvelous Giraffe Photography

There are many beloved animals in the wild, like koalas, deers and monkeys, but there's one more I'd like to show some love today: giraffe! This …

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Bride Takes Portraits in 19 Countries Wearing Wedding Dress

This bride and her white gown have traveled almost 150,000 miles around the world! Jennifer and photographer husband Jeff Salvage were married five years ago on Easter Island. Before the trip, Jennifer went into a bridal shop and, knowing she'd need something easy to transport, she requested a gown …

25 Stylish and Fun Hammocks for Lazy Summer Days

The dog days of summer have arrived. A scorching heat wave melted the faces off Northeasterners this week, and record temperatures are being set …

Fool-Proof Perfect Lines

Unless you have a guillotine-style paper cutter, cutting in a straight line is near impossible! The Linear Scissors, however, take the heavy …

I Used to be a Washing Machine

At the end of a clothes washing machine’s lifespan, we have no problem leaving the old thing out on the curb. What’s it good for anyway, right? …

Multifunction BUILD Modular Shelf Creates Endless Variety of Configurations

Design your own shelves with <b>BUILD modular shelf</b>, you can compose unique shelves that literally add modern touch to your interior décor. A single …

Not Your Average Drawing of a Rock: Colorful Riverbeds Drawn with Pencil by Ester Roi | Colossal

<p>California artist Ester Roi (website currently down) works colored pencils to create drawings of imagined riverbeds that exhibit a superb …

Articles about graphic design 6 names know now on Dwell.com - Dwell

From muralists and ceramicists, to fiber artists and furniture makers, these 12 creatives speak out about what drives their...<p>Manhattan-based Project Projects may be a graphic design studio, but it works in all dimensions, on the page and off.<p>You may already be a fan of TV on the Radio, but how …

Stools That Are Cute As A Button

Bottone are a collection of stools designed by Italian designers Davide Bonanni of Bozu and Michael Breschi of Gentle Giants Studio that look like …

Modern Terrariums by 1012 Terra - The Fox Is Black

Terrariums have definitely had their crafty moment in recent years. It’s not that there’s anything wrong with these glass-domed wonderlands, but they …

How To Improve Any Service By Simplifying It

In their new book, Simple, Siegel + Gale’s Alan Siegel and Irene Etzkorn argue that simplicity is the new luxury.<p><i>Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from</i> Simple: Conquering the Crisis of Complexity <i>by Alan Siegel and Irene Etzkorn.</i><p><i>“Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the</i> …

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Staples Right!

Innovative stationery has always fascinated me and the Right Angle Stapler is a winner in my eyes. We have managed to increase the width, size and …

A 102-Year-Old Transport Ship Sprouts a Floating Forest | Colossal

<p>Homebush Bay in Sydney, Australia is home to the remnants of a ship-breaking yard that operated during the mid 20th-century. Large watercraft that …

Elon Musk Conceives New 'Hyperloop' Transportation System: Neither Plane, Train, Boat Nor Car. Is it ET3?

Last year at an event in Los Angeles, Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed he'd come up with the idea for an entirely new form of transportation. He called …

A Beautiful Kids’ Book That Combines Interactivity With Good Old-Fashioned Text

The Jörgits, an indie fantasy novel for kids nine and up, uses interactivity as a supplement to the story, not a stand-in for it.<p>If there’s one reading experience that truly has been transformed by the interactive wonders of the tablet, it’s got to be the children’s book. Apps like <i>The Fantastic</i> …

Richard Gray's Bristol 411

If you'll remember from our 2010 visit with Bristol Cars' chairman and owner Toby Silverton at their sole dealership in Kensington, London, the rare hand-built cars are one of the more elusive, and certainly cherished automobiles on the road today. Built by a company that got its start making …

The Carry Pill

Mainly intended for the silver generation, I love the simplicity of the Convenient Pill Box. It combines the convinence of carrying your daily meds …

Desktop Wallpaper: June 2013

The awesome Rachelle Dunn illustrated a quote for this month’s Designer Desktop series that will get your summer started off right. The quote is …

Sculptures Hand-Cut from Single Sheets of Paper by Nahoko Kojima | Colossal

<p>Japanese paper artist Nahoko Kojima cuts intricate sculptures of animals, textures, and other natural phenomenon from single sheets of paper, some …

This Clever Bowl Wields A Built-In Strainer

And it’s all of $15 away from being yours.<p>It happens to me about once a week. I need to rinse some produce, but my colander is indisposed–maybe it’s in the dishwasher, maybe it’s filled with flecks of dried-on spaghetti–don’t judge. So I plop my fruit/veggies into a bowl, fill that with water, then …

Motoi Yamamoto’s Incredible Saltscapes - The Fox Is Black

When approaching handmade week I wanted to be able to explore many diverse ideas of what handmade can mean. Sure, it could be some nice cups you’d …

Canvas Chairs: 2D Fabric “Paintings” Hide Real 3D Seats

It looks so realistic you could almost sit in it … and, it turns out, you can. But the trick is no mere optical illusion – the painting really does …

Wild-Inspired, Nordic by Nature

Moloform celebrates the launch of their premiere product line with this trio of pendants- the Zebra lamps. The minimalist design is characterized by …

Italian studio Disguincio & Co has produced a concept for a spiral #staircase with steps made from folds of fibreglass. on design-dautore.com

Meet The 13 Designers On Fast Company’s Most Creative People List

Architects, app developers, sketchbook artists, and more.<p>Out of the 100 people featured in <i>Fast Company</i>’s 2013 list of the 100 most creative people working today, 13 are designers. This group of multidisciplinary visionaries hails from mega-companies like Starbucks and Disney, as well as smaller …

Debunking The Myth Of Apple’s “Golden Ratio”

We’ve all heard that Apple’s logo and products adhere to the Golden Ratio. It’s a lie.<p>The Golden Ratio: just typing the words can make the clouds part. The most mathematical way of describing the ratio would be 1.6180 (read more here). The least mathematical way of describing the ratio might be a …

Ceramic Stereo Concept Features Invisble Markings and Helps Technology to Become In-Tune with People and Environment

<b>Ceramic Stereo</b> is a concept project that aims to merge physical and digital product to create beautiful interactions with better, improved sensory …

5 Ways To Make Any Piece Of Tech Sexy

As companies move their sophisticated technologies from industry into the broader market, they need to take their design cues from consumer products.<p>Recently, I met with a senior manager of a business that builds very unsexy handheld analytical instruments. “My product is just an industrial …

100 Years of BMW

Designed for the year 2017, the BMW Rapp concept is a celebration of the brand’s century-long history, paying tribute to Beemer’s founding mechanical …